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By Francis Morrone and Matthew A. Postal; Photography by Edward A. Toran

Told through the eyes of two architectural historians with over ten years of experience, this illustrated guidebook celebrates the architecture, preservation, urban planning, and public art of New York City. Designed for visitors, students, newcomers, and seasoned New Yorkers eager to learn more about the bricks, brownstones and glass towers they live among, The Municipal Art Society of New York s 10 Architectural Walks in Manhattan includes a walk along Park Avenues prestigious corporate addresses, an informative stroll among New Yorks earliest skyscrapers, a view of Central Parks structures and sculpture, a detailed look inside Grand Central Terminal, and a peek at The High Line, New Yorks newest and only elevated park.

303 pages, over 200 full-color photographs. 5 1/2'' x 8 1/4''. Paper.

  • 303 pages
  • Over 200 full-color photographs
  • Includes 10 route maps
  • 5 1/2'' x 8 1/4''
  • Paper

Art History

The Municipal Art Society of New York originated the architectural walking tour of New York City in 1956. As a pedestrian-centric city, New York offers a milieu of urban landmarks, parks, buildings and public artall accessible by walking. Architectural gems are located throughout the citys districts, including the Lower East Side, Madison Square Park, Columbus Circle and Harlem. Manhattans vibrant streets, historical architecture, and lively public spaces, make it one of the best cities in the world to tour on foot.

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Description

By Francis Morrone and Matthew A. Postal; Photography by Edward A. Toran

Told through the eyes of two architectural historians with over ten years of experience, this illustrated guidebook celebrates the architecture, preservation, urban planning, and public art of New York City. Designed for visitors, students, newcomers, and seasoned New Yorkers eager to learn more about the bricks, brownstones and glass towers they live among, The Municipal Art Society of New York s 10 Architectural Walks in Manhattan includes a walk along Park Avenues prestigious corporate addresses, an informative stroll among New Yorks earliest skyscrapers, a view of Central Parks structures and sculpture, a detailed look inside Grand Central Terminal, and a peek at The High Line, New Yorks newest and only elevated park.

303 pages, over 200 full-color photographs. 5 1/2'' x 8 1/4''. Paper.





  • 303 pages
  • Over 200 full-color photographs
  • Includes 10 route maps
  • 5 1/2'' x 8 1/4''
  • Paper




Art History

The Municipal Art Society of New York originated the architectural walking tour of New York City in 1956. As a pedestrian-centric city, New York offers a milieu of urban landmarks, parks, buildings and public artall accessible by walking. Architectural gems are located throughout the citys districts, including the Lower East Side, Madison Square Park, Columbus Circle and Harlem. Manhattans vibrant streets, historical architecture, and lively public spaces, make it one of the best cities in the world to tour on foot.


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